Mumford & Sons, The Black Keys triumph at 2013 Grammy Awards


Mumford & Sons took home the main Album Of The Year prize at last night’s (February 10th) Grammy Awards, while The Black Keys were the big winners in the specialist rock categories.

Mumford & Sons’ huge popularity in the US was displayed once more as their second record ‘Babel‘ beat the likes of Jack White and Frank Ocean to the coveted gong, while Gotye‘s world-wide hit ‘Somebody That I Used To Know‘ was named Record Of The Year.

The rock categories saw The Black Keys coming out on top for Best Rock Album, Best Rock Song and Best Rock Performance thanks to ‘El Camino‘ and its lead single ‘Lonely Boy‘.

Selected winners:

Album Of The Year
Mumford & Sons – ‘Babel’

Record Of The Year
Gotye featuring Kimbra – ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’

Song Of The Year
fun. featuring Janelle MonĂ¡e – ‘We Are Young’

Best New Artist

Best Rock Performance
The Black Keys – ‘Lonely Boy’

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance
Halestorm – ‘Love Bites (So Do I)’

Best Rock Song
The Black Keys – ‘Lonely Boy’

Best Rock Album
The Black Keys – El Camino

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